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Hollywood: The Fabulous Era (Henry Fonda TV Special)

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Hollywood: The Fabulous Era (Henry Fonda TV Special)

Published 1962

This one hour TV special tells the story of Hollywood from the advent of sound up to the modern day.

Originally Aired 28 November 1962. Hosted by Henry Fonda.

Run time 52 mins
Producer David L Wolper
Production Company David L. Wolper Productions
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English
Contact Information


Jack Haley Jr....director
Marshall Flaum....writer
Jack Haley Jr....producer
Julian Ludwig....associate producer
Mel Stuart....executive producer
David L. Wolper....executive producer
Bud Friedgen....editor
Melvin Shapiro....editor
Morton Tubor....sound editor
Jerry Ow Young....sound engineer
Jack K. supervisor
Bert Gold....supervisor
Madge researcher
Marvin Werlin....title designer


Reviewer: F is for Film - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - August 20, 2013
Subject: Nostalgic
Quite entertaining. And a good score by Elmer Bernstein. But who removed the Wolpert "spiral" logo at the end of the closing credits? That's just criminal.
Reviewer: billbarstad - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 7, 2010
Subject: Very Enjoyable
This is a quite entertaining retrospective on the movies.

I downloaded the 223MB file. It looked and played fine.
Reviewer: IAmTheRedDragon - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 3, 2010
Subject: Fabulous!
Thank you to the uploader of this fantastic film. What a treat for classic film buffs, full of scenes from many great movies as well as glimpses of stars off-screen too, and all of it so well presented. A real tribute to the stars and movie makers of the time. Fascinating and highly recommended!
Reviewer: quigs - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - January 1, 2009
Subject: Hollywood-what an Era
I hope IA canget the rest of that seies. My Fonda talked about another in the series that was March of 1963. Please try.
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